The 5 Best Places to Enjoy Camden, Maine Sailing

One of the best ways to enjoy Camden’s natural beauty is to embark on a Maine sailing tour. Maybe you’d prefer to sit back and relax on your cruise, or you’d rather have an adventurous hands-on experience! We have all the local insight you need to decide what type of sailing tour is right for you. 

Once you choose your sailing adventure, be sure to head over to our Camden Travel Guide to find out the very best ways to enjoy the rest of our beloved small coastal town!  

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The 5 Best Tour Companies for Maine Sailing 

1. Windjammer Angelique | Sailing Cruise on the Coast of Maine 

Embark on the sailing vessel, Angelique, less than half a mile away from the Inn, and enjoy views of Maine’s legendary lighthouses, visit small villages and rocky islands along the bay, and take in wildlife in their natural habitat, like seals, porpoises, and possibly even whales! You can choose from 3-,4-,5-, and 6-night cruises for the entire family to enjoy!  

2. Sail Anjacaa | A Maine Coast Sailing Tradition 

Join Anjacaa, a 54-foot sloop, built for racing and cruising, and venture out into Penobscot Bay, where she’s been kept exclusively, to start your hands-on adventure! Guests are encouraged to help with the sails and get behind the helm, so make sure to book this vessel if you’re looking for a truly unique sailing tour! The owners offer both 2-hour day sails and private charters.  

When you’re done with your sailing adventure, it’s time to explore coastal Maine on foot! Add one of the best outdoor excursions to your itinerary like a moderate or intense hike in Acadia National Park or Camden Hills State Park. Camden, Maine truly has something for everyone! 

3. Schooner Appledore Sailing Tours | Camden, ME  

Chart your course on the Schooner Appledore and choose from historic day sails tours, sunset sail tours, eco-adventure tours, or private charters. Make sure to book in advance so you can experience the Schooner Appledore difference, with a promise of the highest quality tall ship cruises on the historic two-masted tall ship! Once you’ve stepped back onshore, check out how to enjoy your day on Camden Harbor, like dining at the best waterfront restaurants and hiking to stunning panoramic views! 

4. Sail Camden | Fun, Friendly & Affordable Charters 

If you’re looking for intimacy, then join the crew on Sail Camden, for a sailing excursion on a beautiful wooden classic sailing charter that specializes in regularly scheduled charters and customized adventures. Regularly scheduled private day sails embark four times a day from Camden and take you out to explore the beauty of Penobscot Bay! You can also plan your own customized crowd-free charter when you book a half or full-day charter, island adventure, or special event. 

5. Schooner Mary Day | Windjammer Cruises in Maine 

Reawaken your inner spirit when you hop aboard the Schooner Mary Day! Windjammer cruises offer everything from one-night staycations, to 3-, 4-, 5-, and 6- day cruises. They also offer a specifically tailored Lighthouse Cruise and a Natural History & Photography cruise. You can even book a group charter for up to 28 guests!  

Stay Close to the Best of Maine Sailing 

Tierney Room ViewWhy not stay as close as possible to your Maine sailing adventure? Our conveniently located Camden Maine Inn is less than a half-mile from the very best sailing charters!  

Our spacious Tierney Room offers a Moser king sleigh bed, where you can wake up well-rested for your sailing excursion from abundant morning light filtering through your windows that face the picturesque clapboard houses along historic High Street! Don’t wait too long to plan your next adventure.  

Book early so that you can experience all that Maine has to offer on your Maine sailing vacation!